Breast Cancer Quotes

40+ Breast Cancer Quotes

Having cancer does make you try to be better at everything you do and enjoy every moment. It changes you forever. But it can be a positive change.

When fear knocks, let faith answer the door.

Having had cancer, one important thing to know is you’re still the same person at the end. You’re stripped down to near-zero. But most people come out the other end feeling more like themselves than ever before.

A woman is like a tea bag; you cannot tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.

From the depth of need an despair, people can work together, can organize themselves to solve their own problems and fill their own needs with dignity and strength.

It’s OK not tobe OK all the time.

Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles.

Once cancer happens, it changes the way you live for the rest of your life.

Once I overcame breast cancer, I wasn’t afraid of anything anymore.

Have your own experience and trust your intuition. A million people will tell you what you should and shouldn’t be doing, but you know yourself and your body best—do what you think is right.

My diagnosis flung me into despair until it hit me: I’m alive.

Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always.

I had cancer; cancer never had me.

The most important thing in illness is never to lose heart.

I got the bill for my surgery. Now I know what those doctors were wearing masks for.

Whether you’re a mother or father, or a husband or a son, or a niece or a nephew or uncle, breast cancer doesn’t discriminate.

I’m battling cancer. It’s another battle I intend to win.

The only person who can save you is you.

If you have any doubt, go back again… Because someone is in a white coat and using big medical instruments doesn’t necessarily mean they’re right.

Cancer touched my boobs, so I kicked its butt.

We have two options, medically and emotionally: give up or fight like hell.

To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.

You’re allowed to scream. You’re allowed to cry. But don’t give up.

My will, my faith and my body have been challenged. But make no mistake, my heart is strong and my resolve to fight will never be broken.

Life’s not about how hard of a hit you can give… it’s about how many you can take, and still keep moving forward.

The goal is to live a full, productive life even with all that ambiguity. No matter what happens, whether the cancer never flares up again or whether you die, the important thing is that the days that you have had you will have lived.

A hospital should also have a recovery room adjoining the cashier’s office.

Feed your faith and your fears will starve to death.

Cancer is messy and scary. You throw everything at it, but don’t forget to throw love at it. It turns out that might be the best weapon of all.

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.

A woman is like a tea bag, you cannot tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.

Love and laughter are two of the most important universal cancer treatments on the planet. Overdose on them.

The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it.

Cancer is a word, not a sentence.

You beat cancer by how you live, why you live and in the manner in which you live.

Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today, I dare to win.

Cancer didn’t bring me to my knees, it brought me to my feet.

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.

Keep your sunny side up, keep yourself beautiful, and indulge yourself!

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

I trust the Lord and his plan for me is perfect, so whatever that will be, will be.

And if it comes back, I’ll keep fighting.

You are not your scars.

Every woman needs to know the facts. And the fact is, when it comes to breast cancer, every woman is at risk.

Fearless does not mean you aren’t afraid; it means you accept the fear and move forward anyway.

Breast cancer changes you, and the change can be beautiful.

If children have the ability to ignore all odds and percentages, then maybe we can all learn from them. When you think about it, what other choice is there but to hope?

With breast cancer, it’s all about detection. You have to educate young women and encourage them to do everything they have to do.

Breast cancer is scary and no one understands that like another woman who has gone through it too.

It’s about focusing on the fight and not the fright.